WEBTREATS: Career Planning for Ob/Gyn Residents

This list, prepared by ACOG Resource Center Librarians from other sources, is provided for information only.   Referral to these sites does not imply the endorsement of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of either the organization or their contents, expressed views, programs, or political activities.  Further, ACOG does not endorse any commercial products that may be advertised or available from these organizations or on these websites. This list is not meant to be comprehensive; the exclusion of a site does not reflect the quality of that site.   Please note that sites and URLs are subject to change without warning. Many of these pages provide basic information but have links with more detailed information and resources.  mash/ym  9/28/2017

Please also refer to the WEBTREAT on Resources for Disabled, Impaired or Reentering Physicians for related links.

Career Planning:

Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

AAMC Career Planning Resources

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
The following websites are on the members' side of the ACOG website.   Login is required to access this information:

ACOG Membership Department Website

CREOG - Council on Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Junior Fellow Activities

American Medical Association (AMA)


Job Hunting:

ACOG Career Connection 

American College Health Association 

Mayo Clinic 

National Institutes of Health 

New York Department of Health


Physicians Employment

PracticeLink - Career advancement resource for physicians 


Resume, Curriculum Vitae & Cover Letter:

American College of Physicians - Career Counseling

American Association of Family Physicians - The match  

Purdue University's Resume Workshop - Online Writing Lab (OWL)


Salary Information:

Occupational Employment Statistics 

State Licensing Requirements:

Administrators in Medicine - Directory of State Medical and Osteopathic Boards 

Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB)

United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)


Mary Hyde
Senior Director

Beth DeFrancis Sun
Special Collections Librarian

Jean Riedlinger
Reference Librarian


American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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